GolfTrak Data Collection Setup and Acquisition

For calibration, the L-frame should be positioned such that the X-axis, the longer part of the L-frame, is facing down range.

Confirm that the Calibration setting is Z up:

Calibration Setting 3

Sampling parameters - Set the Frame Rate to the maximum your camera model supplies at full frame rate and Shutter to frame rate x 15. For example, if the sampling rate is set to 300 frames per second, the exposure should be 4500:

Golftrak Hardware Setup

Recording Settings - Set them as needed:

Golftrak Recording Settings

If you have a Cortex compatible video camera, you need to click the Reference Video box so that the video is recorded.

For a new golfer set up a folder with his/her ID - It needs to be a name or ID that you have not used before.

Copy the supplied GolfTrak files into the new golfer's folder.

Open a trial you have collected with your Motion Analysis Corp. system (same number of cameras and the same models of Motion Analysis Corp. and reference video cameras) and save it with a GolfTrak related name in your new folder.

Load the GolfTrak Event Definitions from the GolfTrak.cal file by selecting File>Load Event Definitions:

Golftrak Load Event